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Clubs And Organizations In Transylvania County

American Legion & Auxiliary, meets first Monday of each month, 6 p.m.; dinner, 7 p.m. meeting, Legion Hall, 55 E. Jordan St. Now a non-smoking facility. American Association of University Women, AAUW branch meetings are held at the St. Timothy’s... Full story

 
 By John Lanier    News    September 26, 2019

Woodruff Calls 2020 Election A 'Toss Up' – Brevard, NC

Judy Woodruff, anchor and managing editor of the PBS NewsHour, told a packed house at Brevard College’s Porter Center last Thursday evening that the 2020 presidential election is a “toss up.” Woodruff was the 14th speaker in the J.R. McDowell...

 

Church Activities

Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Join us Sunday, Aug. 18, for worship. Keith Thompson is preaching from Luke 12:22-31 in a sermon titled, “Wait to Worry.” Every third Sunday Brevard-Davidson Presbyterian Church receives the 5¢-A-Meal...

 

Church Activities

Brevard-DavidsonRiver Presbyterian Join us Sunday, June 30, as Keith Thompson brings a message, “Free to Follow.” At 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. is our Christian Speakers Forum in Davidson River Hall. Our speaker will be Rev. Matt Cadora, who has...

 

News of Organizations: Democratic Women

On Monday, May 20, the Transylvania County Democratic Women hosted its annual luncheon in the library Rogow Room. Nearly 100 members and guests gathered to listen to Patsy Keever, former chair of the N.C. Democratic Party, speak about the state of...

 

Local Steve Woodsmall To Challenge Meadows

Citing a need for honest representation and reasonable solutions in Washington, Major Steve Woodsmall (USAF, retired) has announced his candidacy for the 2020 election to the U.S. House of Representatives for the 11th District of North Carolina....

 

News Of Organizations

Democrats The Transylvania County Democratic Party announces that Zeb L. Smathers, Canton’s mayor, will be the keynote speaker at its annual convention on March 30 at the Transylvania County Election Center at 150 Gaston St. Doors will open at...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    March 11, 2019

Henson Issued Criminal Summons

The Transylvania County Sheriff's Office served a criminal summons Thursday to N.C. Rep. Cody Henson for one misdemeanor count of cyberstalking. Kelsey Henson, the lawmaker's wife, filed the...

 

Transylvania County Democratic Party Announces Annual Precinct Meetings

David Smith, Chair of the Democratic Party of Transylvania County, has announced the 2019 Annual Precinct Meetings. All registered Democrats are welcome to attend and are eligible to vote in their precinct meeting. The primary agenda items are...

 

Recalling The Rebuilding Of Iraq - Brevard NC

Editor's Note: In recognition of Veterans Day, The Transylvania Times talked to local resident Major General Joe Taluto about his military experiences in Iraq. After leading the military response as...

 
 By Park Baker    News    November 1, 2018

Campaign Funding Looked At - Brevard NC

A look at the campaign donations for the N.C. House District 113 race between Democrat Sam Edney and Republican incumbent Cody Henson shows Edney has almost tripled the number of campaign contributions as Henson. Edney, who is running for the...

 

Election 2018: N.C. House, Senate - Brevard NC

Editor’s Note: Candidates for the Board of Education, Transylvania sheriff, Board of Commissioners, and state House and state Senate took part in a candidate forum recently at the library. School board and sheriff candidates appeared in Monday’s...

 

Sara Champion Receives The Liston B. Ramsey Award

The Transylvania County Democratic Party has announced that Sara Champion, chair of the Transylvania County Board of Elections, is the recipient of the Liston B. Ramsey Award for Democrat of the Year...

 

Jones Speaks At Democratic Women's Club Luncheon

"Defending Demo-cracy in North Carolina" was the resounding message and rallying cry at the Transylvania County Democratic Women's Club's May Luncheon this past Monday in the Rogow Room at the...

 

Canvass Reveals Reporting Mistake

The recent primary results were made official Friday, with news that a “reporting discrepancy” had occurred and that Will Cathey had edged out Danny Hein for the second Republican Party nomination in the Board of Commissioners’ race. The...

 
 By Staff Reports    News    May 10, 2018

Guice Receives GOP Nod, Brown Defeats Chappell

Editor’s Note: The following results are unofficial and will not be certified by the Board of Elections until May 18. As things stand, David Guice heads to the Nov. 6 general election as one of the two Republican Party nominations for the Board of...

 

The Rise Of The Unaffiliated

For the past several years, there has been a trend of ambivalence or disenchantment with the two major political parties. And the trend seems to be gaining some momentum. Three facts indicate the strengthening of this trend. One is the increase in...

 
 News    May 7, 2018

Primary Election Set For Tuesday

Early voting for the Tuesday primary ended this past Saturday, with a total of 1,519 votes being cast. This included 921 in the Republican primary and 598 in the Democratic primary. On Tuesday, the polls will be open from 6:30 a.m. until 7:30 p.m....

 
 News    May 3, 2018

Early Voting For Primary Ends This Saturday -Brevard NC

Early voting for the Tuesday, May 8, primary ends at noon this Saturday. Through Tuesday, 914 votes have been cast during early voting. This includes 575 in the Republican primary and 339 in the Democratic primary. Early voting is held at the...

 
 By Staff Reports    News    April 16, 2018

Early Voting Starts Thursday

Early voting for the May 8 primary begins this Thursday. The following races will be on the ballot: •Will Cathey, David Guice and Danny Hein are running for two seats in the Republican Party primary for the Transylvania County Board of...

 

County Democrats To Hold Annual Convention Saturday

The Transylvania County Democratic Party has announced that Vijay Kapoor, member of the Asheville City Council, will be the keynote speaker at its annual convention to be held on Saturday, March 24, at the Transylvania County Elect-ion Center at 150...

 

Hale Siniard Jr., "Guis"

The family of Hale Siniard Jr., "Guis" to most, wants to express their sincere gratitude for and pride in the remarkable life that he lived and his undying love. He was born Aug. 24, 1922, and passed...

 

Uncontested

The candidate filing period for the upcoming May primaries has closed. Unfortunately, in three of the eight races on the ballot, the eventual winner will be selected in the primary because the Democratic Party has no candidates. No Democrats filed...

 

Hemphill Seeking Sheriff's Position

William Hemphill has filed in the Democratic Party primary for Transylvania County Sheriff, saying he would appreciate the public’s support. “Over the last four years, we have faced tough times as a community, and it is time that we do something...

 

No Democrats Seek Three Local Offices

The article in the Thursday’s Transylvania Times listing who filed for various elected offices was interesting as well as revealing. The revelation was in showing exactly how weak the Democrat Party is in Transylvania County. No Democrat even...

 

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